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US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Medical Center Portsmouth
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Naval Medical Center Portsmouth (NMCP) COVID-19 Literature Reports  Prepared by:   Tracy C. Shields, MSIS, AHIP (Ms.; she/her)  Naval Medical Center Portsmouth; Library Services, Reference Medical Librarian Purpose:   These reports, published every other week on Fridays, are curated collections of current research, evidence reviews, special reports, grey literature, and news regarding the COVID-19 pandemic that may be of interest to medical providers,  leadership, and decision makers....
Topics: covid-19, bibliography
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. National Naval Medical Center
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Hospital newspaper, Vol. 23, No.1 , January 30, 1967 - Vol. 24, No. 12, December 16, 1968.
Topics: NH Bethesda, Hospital Corps, Nurse Corps, Medical Service Corps, Medical Corps, Naval Medical...
Hospital newspaper Vol. 34, No. 28, January 2, 1973 - Vol. 34, No. 52, December 14, 1973. This volume should have been #35, but was mis-numbered for the entire year. 1974 began with the correct volume 36
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, Vietnam War,...
by R.P. Burke 1. Reference (a) directed me to inquire into the communications, decisions and actions that took place within the Navy chain of command related to the following matters: a. Planning and execution of the Da Nang, Vietnam port visit. b. Transit of USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN 71) to Guam, including air movements during transit and planning for the ship's arrival and provisions for the crew. c. Actions following arrival of USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN 71) to Guam, including movement of...
Topics: coronavirus, covid-19, USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71)
NSA Station Hospital Danang, Vietnam Medical Officer's group photo taken 24 October 1969.  (CAPT Donald Custis would become the Navy Surgeon General and is seated in the front row, slightly to the left, with his hands crossed at his wrist.) Original is a print 8x10 b&w  
Topics: Vietnam War, U.S. Navy, Medical Corps, hospital
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune
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Clippings and photographs from the hospital on the Marine Corps base. If a page appears repeated, it is because a multi-page item on the page has been turned.
Topics: NH Camp Lejeune, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, Dental Corps, Vietnam War
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Clippings  from the hospital.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, Dental Corps, California, artificial...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Army. Office of The Surgeon General. Borden Institute
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Specialty Editors RICHARD I. WALKER T. JAN CERVENY Front Matter Foreword Preface Introduction 1. Nuclear Events and Their Consequences 2. Acute Radiation Syndrome in Humans 3. Triage and Treatment of Radiation-Injured Mass Casualties 4. Treatment of Internal Radionuclide Contamination 5. Infectious Complications of Radiation Injury 6. Biological Assessment of Radiation Damage 7. Behavioral and Neurophysiological Changes with Exposure to Ionizing Radiation 8. Psychological Factors in Nuclear...
Topics: Radiation-Physiological effect, Nuclear weapons- Physiological effect
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Air Force. Office of the Surgeon General
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AIR FORCE MANUAL  NUMBER 161-1  Aerospace and Preventive Medicine FLIGHT SURGEON'S MANUAL 17 January 1962 The purpose of this manual is to act as a guide and a reference for the Flight Surgeon in the performance of his duties. It combines engineering and aeronautical facts with medical knowledge to provide the basic information encompassing the very specialized field of Aerospace Medicine. CONTENTS The Aircrew Effectiveness Progr am   Effects of Decreased Partial Pressure of Oxygen On...
Topics: military medicine, aviation medicine, aerospace medicine, space
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 10, No. 28, July 7, 1951 - Vol. 10, No. 53, December 29, 1951.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, Korean War, My...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Clippings and photographs from the hospital.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, Dental Corps, California, Vietnam War
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Clippings and photographs from the hospital.  
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, Dental Corps, California, Vietnam War,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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Table of Contents   Number 1   PREFACE iii NOTICE TO CONTRIBUTORS iv SPECIAL ARTICLES Leukemia in Naval Personnel —Bruce L. Canaga, Jr., David A. Wood, Louis H. Dyke, Jr., and Albert M. Snell 1 Early Recognition and Treatment of Vascular Injuries—Howard K. Gray, Clifford D. Benson, Angus M. McDonald, and Herbert D. Adams. . 14 Symposium on Military Medicine Aboard the U.S.S. Samaritan A. Early Treatment of Orthopedic Casualties on a Hospital Ship—Eugene L. Jezvett, Joseph F. Belair,...
Topics: World War II, aviation medicine, submarine medicine, influenza, psychiatry, antibiotics,...
Telephone interview with former World War II POW and survivor of the Oryoku Maru, ENS Arthur G. Beale (-September 7, 2011), USN. Conducted by Jan K. Herman, Historian, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, 6, 12, 13, 15 March, 2002. Includes 10 audiorecordings.
Topics: oral history, World War II, Japan, Pacific theater, POWs, Prisoners of War, Hellships, Oryoku Maru,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 18, No. 1, January 4, 1957 - Vol. 19, No. 26, December 20, 1956.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, Shirley Temple
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 12, No. 27, July 4, 1953 - Vol. 12, No. 52, December 31, 1952.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, Korean War, Ertha...
The Manual of the Medical Department is issued in accordance with United States Navy Regulations. It contains detailed instructions and information pertaining to matters under the control of the Chief of the Bureau of Medicine and Surgery for the guidance of persons in the Naval Establishment. TABLE OF CONTENTS (from Change 9) Chapter 1- The Medical Department Section I. Functions of the Medical Department II. Organization of the Medical Department III. Organization of the Bureau of Medicine...
Topic: military medicine
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. National Naval Medical Center
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 14, No. 1, January 27,1958 - Vol. 15, No. 12, December 21, 1959.
Topics: television, NH Bethesda, Hospital Corps, Nurse Corps, Medical Service Corps, Medical Corps, Naval...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Regional Medical Center Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 41, No. 1, January 12, 1979 - Vol. 41, No. 23, December 21, 1979.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. National Naval Medical Center
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 16, No. 1, January 25, 1960 - Vol 17, No. 12 December 18, 1961
Topics: NH Bethesda, Hospital Corps, Nurse Corps, Medical Service Corps, Medical Corps, Naval Medical...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 10, No. 2, January 6, 1951 - Vol. 10, No. 27, June 30, 1951.
Topics: NH Oakland, My Friend Irma comic strip, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Clippings and photographs from the hospital.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, Dental Corps, California, Korean War
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Regional Medical Center Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 42, No. 1, January 4, 1980 - Vol. 42, No. 16, August 1, 1980.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by Zelma “Suzie” Coyle
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The entire collection consists of a mug, photographs, and papers from Zelma “Suzie” Coyle, who served as a nurse on the USS Haven (AH-12) hospital ship during the Korean War. Scanned and online here are instructions to medical officers upon joining the Haven, her letters home to her mother and her photographs. 72 items are available on this page, one of which is a listing of the photographs as a pdf file - "Coyle collection photo captions"
Topics: USS Haven (AH-12), hospital ship, Korean War, Nurse Corps, nursing, US Marine Corps
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Clippings and photographs from the hospital.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, Dental Corps, California, Korean War
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 6, No. 26, July 4, 1947 - Vol. 6, No. 51, December 31, 1947.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, cartoons
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. National Naval Medical Center
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 22, No. 1, January 17, 1966 - Vol. 22, No. 12, December 19, 1966.
Topics: NH Bethesda, Hospital Corps, Nurse Corps, Medical Service Corps, Medical Corps, Naval Medical...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. National Naval Medical Center
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 10, No. 1, January 11, 1954- Vol. 11, No.24, December 23, 1955.
Topics: NH Bethesda, Hospital Corps, Nurse Corps, Medical Service Corps, Medical Corps, Naval Medical...
Clippings and photographs from the hospital.
Topics: NH Orlando, Florida, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, Dental Corps, Vietnam War
The Manual of the Medical Department is issued in accordance with United States Navy Regulations. It contains detailed instructions and information pertaining to matters under the control of the Chief of the Bureau of Medicine and Surgery for the guidance of persons in the Naval Establishment. CONTENTS Medical Department  Medical Corps General Duties of Medical Corps Officers Duties of Medical Officers Afloat  Duties of Medical Officers Ashore Dental Corps Medical Service Corps Nurse Corps...
Topic: military medicine
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Clippings and photographs from the hospital.
Topics: NH Oakland, hospital ship, USS Haven, Ted Williams, baseball, American Red Cross, dialysis,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 9, No. 1, December 31, 1949 - Vol. 9, No. 26, June 24, 1950.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, polio
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 11, No. 1, January 5, 1952 - Vol. 11, No. 26, June 28, 1952.
Topics: NH Oakland, My Friend Irma comic strip, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. National Naval Medical Center
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 20, No. 1, January 13, 1964 - Vol. 20, No. 12, December 18, 1964.
Topics: NH Bethesda, Hospital Corps, Nurse Corps, Medical Service Corps, Medical Corps, Naval Medical...
Navmed P-5021 FOREWORD ... III  KILLED IN ACTION .... 1  Medical Corps Officers ... 3  Dental Corps Officers ...4  Hospital Corps Officers ....5 Hospital Corps Enlisted .....5  DIED OF WOUNDS. ....24  Medical Corps Officers ..... 25  Hospital Corps Enlisted  ....25 KILLED OR DIED AS PRISONER OF WAR ....28  Medical Corps Officers . ....20  Dental Corps Officers .....29  Hospital Corps Officers .... 29 Hospital Corps Enlisted ....30  WOUNDED IN ACTION . 34 Medical Corps Officers .......
Topics: World War II, World War 2, Medal of Honor, Prisoners of War, POWs, Bronze Star, Navy Cross, Silver...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by US Army Medical Department Center and School. Borden Institute
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Contents Contributors xi Peer Reviewers xvii Foreword by The Surgeon General xxi Preface xxiii 1. Historical Overview: From Poisoned Darts to Pan-Hazard Preparedness 1 George W. Christopher, Daniel M. Gerstein, Edward M. Eitzen, and James W. Marting 2. Epidemiology of Biowarfare and Bioterrorism 37 Zygmunt F. Dembek, Julie A. Pavlin, Martina Siwek, and Mark G. Kortepeter 3. Food, Waterborne, and Agricultural Diseases 71 Zygmunt F. Dembek, and Edwin L. Anderson 4. Consequence Management: The...
Topics: Bioterrorism--prevention & control, Communicable Disease Control--methods, Military...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 8, No. 27, July 2, 1949 - Vol. 9, No. 1, December 31, 1949.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, cartoons,...
Story by   André Sobocinski   U.S. Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery     In April 2020, the Naval Hospital Jacksonville deployed a special diagnostic unit to the guided missile destroyer USS Kidd (DDG-100), then in the throes of a shipboard outbreak. The team—comprised of two medical officers and five corpsmen—was referred to as the “Rapid Response Team,” and for good reason. Within a mere three hours this team was both conceived, assembled and deployed on a mission to conduct...
Topics: USS Kidd (DDG-100), history of medicine, history of technology, COVID-19, NH Jacksonville, Hospital...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. National Naval Medical Center
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 8, No. 1, January 14, 1952- Vol. 9, No. 21, December 7, 1953.
Topics: NH Bethesda, Hospital Corps, Nurse Corps, Medical Service Corps, Medical Corps, Naval Medical...
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by U.S. National Naval Medical Center
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 19, No. 1, January 22, 1963 - Vol. 19, No. 12, 1963.
Topics: NH Bethesda, Hospital Corps, Nurse Corps, Medical Service Corps, Medical Corps, Naval Medical...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 11, No. 27, July 5, 1952  - Vol. 11, No. 51, December 20, 1952.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, Korean War
A Message from the Nurse Corps Director Cynthia Kuehner, RDML, NC, USN [this is a video attachment] A Message from the Nurse Corps Deputy Director (Reserve Component) Eric Peterson, RDML, NC, USN A Message from the Surgeon General Rear Admiral (Upper Half) Bruce L. Gillingham, USN Officer Community Management Heather Ray CAPT, NC, USN Bureau of Medicine Reserve Affairs Kelley Fox CAPT, NC, USN Reserve Affairs Officer Welcome to the Nurse Corps Newest Specialty Leaders (AC)!! Community Update:...
Topics: Trauma Nurse Course, NAMRU-3, Ghana, Naval Medical Forces Support Command, African-American nurses,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Army. Walter Reed Army Institute of Research
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Research from the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research (WRAIR) shows that it is not unusual for Soldiers to encounter teammates experiencing an acute stress reaction during combat. In one survey, for example, 45% of Soldiers reported witnessing a team member exhibit so much stress that the individual was unable to function for a period of time. During high-intensity conflicts, acute stress reactions have the potential to compromise unit effectiveness. WRAIR is testing a solution: iCOVER....
Topics: stress, mental health, training, military medicine, acute stress reaction
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 14, No. 1, January 9, 1954 - Vol. 14, No. 25, June 25, 1954.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, Korean War,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by Henry W. Hudson
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BY HENRY W. HUDSON Captain (MC) USNR TABLE OF CONTENTS "ABATU" ...3 H. M. S. AQUITANIA ...9 ADVANCE PARTY ...11 BEACH HILL CAMP, LONDONDERRY ...13 NAVY NURSES IN LONDON . ..17 THE ROYAL VICTORIA HOSPITAL, NETLEY, HANTS ...19 UNITED STATES NAVAL BASE HOSPITAL, No. 12 ..... 24 SNAG 56 AT NETLEY, HANTS, AS SEEN THROUGH THE EYES OF ONE NAVY NURSE ...27 PREPARATION AND PREVIEW ...37 CASUALTIES AND BUZZ BOMBS ...40 ADDENDA ....49 SNAG SHOTS  [ie photographs] ....77 
Topics: Base Hospital 12, Londonderry, Netley, World War 2, World War II
Clippings and photographs from the hospital.
Topics: NH Orlando, Florida, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, Dental Corps
Abstract On 23 July 2015, in response to a hotline complaint received by the Department of Defense (DoD) Inspector General (IG), the Navy and Marine Corps Public Health Center (NMCPHC) was asked by Commander Navy Region Southeast (CNRSE) to conduct a Public Health Review (PHR) of the area surrounding the DoD Office of Military Commissions’ (OMC) trailers, tents, offices, and courtroom buildings located on Camp Justice at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay (NSGB). The hotline complaint alleged that:...
Topics: cancer, Cuba
DIRECTOR’S MESSAGE A Message from the Nurse Corps Director Cynthia Kuehner, RDML, NC, USN Farewell Remarks: A Message from the Executive Director Mary Riggs, RADM, NC, USN NAVAL MEDICAL FORCES PACIFIC John Volk CAPT, NC, USN NMFP Chief Nursing Officer Reserve Affairs Officer Kelley Fox CAPT, NC, USN Reserve Affairs Officer Nurse Corps Personnel Planner Kevan M. Mellendick LCDR, MSC, USN Meet the New Policy and Practice Assistant Director Jill Maldarelli-Drey CAPT, NC, USN Policy and Practice...
Topics: Nurse Corps, mental health
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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Table of Contents  Number 1  PREFACE vii NOTICE TO SERVICE CONTRIBUTORS viii SPECIAL ARTICLES: Diabetes and Protamine Insulin. By Elliott P. Joslin, M. D., Boston 1 J Compressed-Air Illness. By Charles W. Shilling, Lieutenant, Medical Corps, United States Navy 9, Treatment or Hay Fever With Alum-Precipitated Pollen Extract. By Robert F. Sledge, Lieutenant Commander, Medical Corps, United States Navy 18 Malaria. By W. H. Michael, Commander, Medical Corps, United States Navy 29 Barbiturate...
Topics: diabetes, havy fever, gonorrhea, venereal disease, sexually transmitted disease, antibiotics,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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Table of Contents   Number 1   Preface iii Notice to Contributors iv Special Articles: Symposium on Immersion Blast Injuries: Foreword to Symposium on Immersion Blast Injuries. By J.J. A. McMullin, Captain, Medical Corps, United States Navy 1 A. Immersion Blast Injuries. By Joseph Palrna, Lieutenant Commander, Medical Corps, United States Naval Reserve, and J. J. Uldall, Lieutenant, Medical Corps, United States Naval Reserve 3 B. Surgical Report on Immersion Blast Injuries. By H. L. Pugh,...
Topic: World War II, venereal disease, sexually-transmitted dieseases, aviation medicine, submarine...
Disease modeling forecasts that severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), the virus that causes COVID-19, will continue to spread throughout the remainder of 2021. Data and modeling also indicate that the available vaccines will continue to be effective against severe illness and mortality caused by COVID 19. Of note, all Navy COVID deaths have been individuals not immunized (one individual was partially vaccinated). In consideration of this persistent health and readiness...
Topics: covid-19, vaccination
  USS Rixey (APH-2), along with her sister ships USS Tryon (APH-1) and USS Pinkney (APH-2) were auxiliary vessels originally designed for double duty—to carry warfighters into battle as well as to treat and evacuate casualties as “evacuation ships.”
Topics: World War II, history of medicine, Navy Medicine Live Blog
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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Vita R. West Martin G. Every James F. Parker, Jr. BioTechnology, Inc. Prepared under Contract N00156-71-C-0779 Naval Air Engineering Center TABLE OF CONTENTS Aerospace Physiology Program: History of the Naval Aerospace Physiology Program The Naval Aerospace Physiologist Physiological Functioning in the Aerospace Environment: Flight Operations The Pressure Environment Acceleration Vibration Noise Environment Visual Environment Thermal Environment Special Stresses in Flight Operations Physical...
Topics: aviation medicine, aerospace medicine, films, movies, flying, airplanes
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Armed Forces Institute of Pathology
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Annual report and executive summary of tri-service pathology institute.
Topics: Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, National Museum of Health and Medicine, medical museum
Hospital newspaper Vol. 6, No. 1, January 11, 1947 - Vol. 6, No. 25, June 28, 1947.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, cartoons
Hospital newspaper Vol. 5, No. 1, January 5, 1946 - Vol. 5, No. 26, June 29, 1946.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, World War II,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Medical Center Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 36, No. 1, January 11, 1974 - Vol. 36, No. 24, December 20, 1974.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, Vietnam War
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Regional Medical Center Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 44, No. 1, January 22, 1982 - Vol. 44, No. 24, December 24, 1982.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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Table of Contents  Number 1  PREFACE v NOTICE TO SERVICE CONTRIBUTORS vi SPECIAL ARTICLES: Surgical Shock. By Lt. Comdr. Howard K. Gray, Medical Corps United States Naval Reserve, and Lester R. Chauncey, M. D., Fellow in Surgery, the Mayo Foundation 1 Surgical High-Lights of 1938. By Capt. Lucius W. Johnson, Medical Corps, United States Navy. 1 1 Recent Advances in Endocrinology. A Resume. By Lt. Omar J. Brown, Medical Corps, United States Navy 22 Recent Advances in the Knowledge of the...
Topics: venereal disease, sexually transmitted disease, gonnorhea, syphilis, vitamins, aviation medicine,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Army. Office of The Surgeon General. Borden Institute
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Specialty Editors DAVID P. DEETER, M.D., M.P.H. JOEL C. GAYDOS, M.D., M.P.H. Contents Foreword by The Surgeon General xi Preface xiii Patient Flow in a Theater of Operations xv History and Organization 1. Occupational Health in the U.S. Army, 1775–1990 1 2. Mobilizing the Industrial Base 29 3. U.S. Army Health Programs and Services 61 4. Industrial Hygiene in the U.S. Army 93 Protecting Personnel 5. Health Hazards to Healthcare Workers 129 6. Health Hazard Assessments 165 Hazards to the...
Topics: Occupational Health, Military Medicine, Preventive Medicine, Environment, industrial hygiene,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 3, No. 1, January 28, 1991 - Vol. 3, No. 17,  December 20, 1991.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, hospital ship
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Regional Medical Center Orlando
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Uncle Jack was here Sailor of the Quarter HM2 Randolph S. Beers, USN What question would you like to ask the presidential candidates? LAB LINE By LCDR J. D. Cotelingam, MC, USNR NURSING SERVICE By LT Greg Holeman, NC. USN Food Management Service They make dining a pleasure! National Jogging Day - 11 October Health Records Section
Topics: Florida, hospital, newspaper, Hospital Corps, Nurse Corps, laboratory medicine, Jack Rosen,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. National Naval Medical Center
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POLAR MANUAL: ARCTIC AND ANTARCTIC LIVING CONDITIONS, PERSONNEL SELECTION, HYGIENE AND SANITATION, CLOTHING, NUTRITION, SUPPLIES, AND EQUIPMENT, VISUAL DISABILITIES AND COLD INJURIES, FIRST AID, SAFETY, AND SURVIVAL by Captain E. E . Hedblom, MC, USN USNAS Whidbey Island, Washington "The original edition of the POLAR MANUAL was prepared by the Department of Cold Weather Medicine of the U. S. Naval Medical School as a guide for personnel whose work would take them to the frigid areas of the...
Topics: Operation Deep Freeze, Antarctica
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 4, No. 29, July 21, 1945 - Vol. 4, No. 52, December 29, 1945.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Leonard Sansone, The Wolf comic strip, Hospital Corps, Bill Mauldin,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Regional Medical Center Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 40, No. 3, February 3, 1978 - Vol. 40, No. 22, November 17, 1978.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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Number 1 Preface vii Notice to Service Contributors viii Special Articles: Blood Substitutes —Their Development and Use in the Armed Services. By Lieutenant Commander L. R. Newhouser, Medical Corps, United States Navy, and Captain D. B. Kendrick, Medical Corps, United States Army 1 An Estimate of Sulfadiazine in the Treatment of Gonorrhea. By Captain Robert P. Parsons, Medical Corps, United States Navy 13 A Review of Fish Poisoning in the Puerto Rico-Virgin Islands Area, A Report of Ten Cases...
Topic: World War II, venereal disease, sexually-transmitted dieseases, Naval Dental School, Naval Medical...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Expeditionary Resuscitative Surgical System (ERSS)
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Expeditionary Resuscitative Surgical System (ERSS)    09.23.2021 Video by Thomas Webster  Visual Information Directorate-NMLPDC     This video shows the capabilities of the Naval Expeditionary Medical Training Institute’s (NEMTI) Expeditionary Resuscitative Surgical System (ERSS) Training & Simulation course and of Navy Medicine’s ERSS Teams. Navy Medicine’s ERSS Teams are mobile medical units capable of saving lives and limbs in distributed maritime environments. For more...
Topics: training, military medicine
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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1-page biography of Chief, Medical Corps, Assistant Chief, Operational Medicine and Fleet Support
Topics: Medical Corps, radiology, NH Newport, NH Long Beach, NMC Oakland
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by US. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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"After the battle of Midway, even though the pendulum had swung in favor of the United States, final victory was many campaigns and many, many lives away.  Throughout the next three years, Navy medicine would accompany the carriers, battleships, cruisers, destroyers, submarines, and thousands of other vessels on the long bloody road to Tokyo.  As crewman aboard these ships, physicians, dentists, and hospital corpsmen would man battle stations and sick bays during the battle—and the...
Topics: World War II, World War 2, Navy Medicine at War films
from the foreword This Catalog is issued under the authority of DoD Directive 5040.2, "Audiovisual Activities," July 23, 1979. It explains how to obtain and use copies of audiovisual (AV) productions produced and procured in support of formal training, education, management, and information objectives by all echelons within the Department of Defense. This Catalog applies to the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD), the Military Departments, the Organization of the Joint Chiefs of...
Topics: films, movies, US Army
by P. G. Merchant and J. C. Baggett Naval Aerospace and Operational Medical Institute 220 Hovey Road NAS Pensacola, FL 32508-1047 SUMMARY Physicians working in the field of aviation medicine have known from the earliest days of the specialty that the psychological fitness of aviators was a critical element in minimizing aircraft accidents. Studies spanning 8 decades of aviation, have demonstrated that the majority of aviation accidents have been the result of human factors. Selection of...
Topics: aviation medicine, psychology
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune
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Clippings and photographs from the hospital on the Marine Corps base.
Topics: NH Camp Lejeune, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, Dental Corps
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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REPORT OF THE BUREAU OF MEDICINE AND SURGERY ON BATTLE CASUALTY MEETING STUDY PERFORMED AT SURGICAL RESEARCH UNIT NAVAL SUPPORT ACTIVITY HOSPITAL, DANANG, REPUBLIC OF SOUTH VIETNAM PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATORS: DR. JAMES GARRICK DR. LARRY CAREY
Topics: Vietnam War, NSA Hospital Danang, trauma, battlefield surgery
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Medical Center Portsmouth
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Prepared By:   Tracy C. Shields, MSIS, AHIP (Ms.; she/her)  Naval Medical Center Portsmouth; Library Services, Reference Medical Librarian Purpose:   These reports are curated collections of current research, special reports, and news regarding the COVID-19 pandemic that may be of interest to medical providers, leadership, and decision makers.  Disclaimer:   I am not a medical professional. This document is current as of the date noted above. While I make every effort to find and...
Topics: covid-19, bibliography
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Armed Forces Institute of Pathology
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Annual report of tri-service pathology institute.
Topics: U.S. Navy, U.S. Army, U.S. Air Force, military medicine, forensics, Armed Forces Institute of...